Asian African Association for Plasma Training
The AAAPT is an affiliated network of the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), receiving funding for its collaborative activities. Assistance in the form of travel and other fellowships had also been received from the Third World Academy of Sciences (TWAS), UNESCO and several other organizations. The bulk of the contributions for its activities had come from the scientists from the member institutions in terms of expertise, time and effort and from the member institutions, in terms of infrastructural support.
For more information about AAAPT:
Lee, Sing and Wong, Chiow San. Initiating and Strengthening Plasma Research in Developing Countries. May 2006. Physics Today, 59 (5). pp. 31-36. ISSN S0031-9228